Indonesia queries

It is difficult to believe Alexander Downer when he claimed on ABC radio on Monday that Australia was unaware of the extent of the corrup­tion of former Indonesian president Suharto….. Senator Evans was proposing to continue the work of his predecessor…

Japan Treaty

Quietly inserted in the Japan ‘Treaty’ is a provision for the exchange of information between police forces. So we now have yet another country with the death penalty to whom the AFP can export the death penalty for Australians and other nationalities,…

Treaty flawed

The article on how relations between Australia and Indonesia may become strained over death penalty matters in 2007 (“Shadow of death looms in Indonesia”, December 30, p9) was very timely. It was an excellent summary of the problems that have arisen and…

Treaty flawed

The article on how relations between Australia and Indonesia may become strained over death penalty matters in 2007 (“Shadow of death looms in Indonesia”, December 30, p9) was very timely.
It was an excellent summary of the probl…